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Formula 1 Solved

It’s no secret that Formula 1 has its fair share of problems. Like any sports it’s seen plenty of highs and lows throughout its colourful history. Moments such as Jack Brabham pushing his car over the finish line to win the 1959 world championship, or the 1966 Monaco grand prix, where only 3 of the […]

Speculation! Speculation! Read All About It!

With the annual game of musical racing chairs currently in full swing in the wonderfully wacky world of Formula 1 and the first major player, Mark “Skeletor” Webber, having made the earth shattering decision to yet again stay with Red Bull on a performance based yearly contract it bring us the perfect opportunity to examine […]

Silverstone 2012

Red Bull driver Mark Webber took his second victory of the season at the British Grand Prix this past weekend, following an intense battle with Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso in the closing laps that centred around tyre strategy. The consistent Aussie now closes up to Alonso in the Drivers’ Championship, who continues to lead one of […]

Formula One: Valencia

History is normally a pretty good indicator of what one can expect from a race track. Since joining the Formula One calendar in 2008, no driver has won from further back than forth place on the starting grid – with most overtaking as a result of cleverly planned pit stop strategies, rather than on-track manoeuvres. […]

Weekend at the Races II

On a Sunny Sunday afternoon in Montreal, Canada, McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton became the seventh winner from seven grands prix this year…

Nissan DeltaWing hits Le Mans

While it may look more Batmobile than Le Mans racer, the Nissan DeltaWing aims to change the face of endurance racing forever in what is the most radical motorsport project of its time.

Weekend at the Races

Formula One With Monaco being the hardest circuit of the year to overtake on, the emphasis was on tyre strategy to help move drivers forward during the race. Red Bull’s Mark Webber became the season’s sixth different winner in six races – a new record – underlining just how closely matched the cars are this […]

Total Rally 2012

Dust clouds, cheering fans and the treacherously slippery gravel roads of KwaZulu-Natal’s central and south coast sugar cane fields characterised the 54th edition of the season-opening Total Rally.

Fantasy F1 Time

So another year and another highly anticipated Formula1 season is rolling around. The intense racing and amazing championship last time around was highlighted by one factor. Fantasy F1.

WRC Wrap: Monte Carlo

The 2012 World Rally Championship season opened this last weekend with the Monte Carlo Rally. Starting much where he left off, Sebastien Loeb clinched a dominant victory…

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